Internet rollout defies worsening CAR civil war

May 28, 2018 8:10 am2 comments
Internet rollout defies worsening CAR civil war

from OMAN MBIKO in Bangui, Central African Republic (CAR) BANGUI – GLOBAL organisations are braving the escalating civil war in the Central African Republic (CAR) to provide shared internet connectivity services and security telecommunications across the country. Under the banner of the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC), the network of organisations has […]

Read more ›

ICT age rids continent of graft, promotes bright Africa

May 25, 2018 11:36 am0 comments
ICT age rids continent of graft, promotes bright Africa

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG  – THE availability for registration of domain names within the recently-launched dotAfrica (.africa) geographic Top Level Domain (gTLD) is helping enable a new, transparent Africa powered by information. This is according to an industry executive as the continent marked Africa Day on Friday. Lucky Masilela, Chief Executive […]

Read more ›

Gauteng online school recruitment highlights tech gaps

9:18 am0 comments
Gauteng Provincial Member of the Executive Committee (MEC) of Education, Panyaza Lesufi

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – HIGHLIGHTING the gap in comprehension of technology between urban areas and townships, there is a contrasting response by parents to the online application system the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has established to secure schooling places for children in 2019. Ahead of the online admissions deadline […]

Read more ›